Dedham School

  • Dedham School serves 193 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Maine state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Dedham School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Maine for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Maine state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Maine state average of 11%.

School Overview

  • Dedham School's student population of 193 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students193 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dedham School is ranked within the top 30% of all 526 schools in Maine (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dedham School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ME)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#108 out of 526 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
53%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dedham School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dedham School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
97%
89%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dedham School and the percentage of White public school students in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dedham School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ME.
Diversity Score0.060.21
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dedham School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maine by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDedham School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ME Dept. of Education

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